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Old 04-15-2005, 08:15 AM
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Originally Posted by HUSKY
ALWAYs wear eye protection and breathing filters when turninf and sanding wood. Some of it can make you quite sick.
Particularly exotics. Turned a very small piece of Rosewood without a mask on figuring it was so small thare wouldn't be a problem - I was wrong. Spent 3 days with my lungs on fire.

Also, don't forget to remove any rings and NEVER wear any loose clothing or gloves around your lathe, drill press and table saw.
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